John A. Wright, Sr. is coauthor of Extraordinary Black Missourians and Ethnic St. Louis, by Reedy Press. John is also the author of twelve other books on local and regional history. Sylvia A. Wright is coauthor of Extraordinary Black Missourians by Reedy Press and Carondelet by Arcadia Press. Sylvia has assisted her husband, John Wright, Sr., in writing twelve books and articles on St. Louis and regional history. John A. Wright, Jr. has worked and lived in St. Louis with his wife and two children. He is a co-author of Images of Modern America: African American St. Louis by Arcadia Press.